Violation Tracker Individual Record
Date:October 11, 2001
Primary Offense:investor protection violation
Secondary Offense:premerger notification violation
The Hearst Corporation and its parent, The Hearst Trust, agreed to pay $4 million to settle charges that the company failed to produce key documents before undertaking an acquisition subject to pre-merger review.
Level of Government:federal
Action Type:agency action
Agency:Justice Department Antitrust Division
Civil or Criminal Case:civil
HQ Country of Parent:USA
HQ State of Parent:New York
Ownership Structure of Parent:privately held
Major Industry of Parent:media
Specific Industry of Parent:media
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